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HCS mourns the passing of Mr. Ray H. Winters, District 3 Representative

On behalf of Horry County Schools, we wish to express our deep sense of loss following the passing of our friend and colleague – Board Member Ray H. Winters. Our hearts mourn for him, and our thoughts and prayers are with his wife, Tracy, his daughter Alyssa, and their families.  Mr. Winters was a dedicated public servant and deeply committed to the betterment of Horry County Schools and his community. He was a tireless advocate for public education, and we will celebrate his life and be thankful for his contributions and support of our students, their families, and our staff. Please pray for the healing of the hearts of those who knew and loved him. 

Ray H. Winters was elected as the District 3 member of the Horry County Board of Education in November 2014. Mr. Winters obtained undergraduate degrees in History and Political Science from the University of South Alabama, where he also earned a Master’s degree in Public Administration in 1994. He received his Juris Doctorate from Loyola University (New Orleans) in 1998.